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Using 3.5mm spdif_io from sound card to 3pin pdif_in on 8400gs

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Last response: in Components
July 7, 2012 4:11:27 PM


I have the following sound card:

With the following port:

I have a videocard 8400gs with the following port:

I would like to make the following cable to pass the sound from the sounds cards 3.5mm jack to videocards 3 pins spdif in

so it would look something like this:

The video card's manuals tells me that i need the following cable:

Since the sound sound produces spdif sound, i should be able to pass it to the videocard, just dont know how i should wire the cables.

Any advice would be appreciated.

More about : 5mm spdif sound card 3pin pdif 8400gs

a b U Graphics card
July 28, 2012 9:32:43 PM

Why would you do that? Why not just install your sound card, and selecting your sound card as the main source of playback?
July 29, 2012 1:07:09 AM

I need sound output though hdmi. and my tv does not have 3.5mm audio in.